Food for Thought: Thanksgiving Edition…

I made potatoes with pickled onions, cheddar apple green onion biscuits, my father in law made chestnut stuffing, my mother in law made ham, green beans, cranberry relish and pudding pie. My wife made pumpkin fluff pie and apple cake, my brother in law brought coffee and cookies. Never had ham for Thanksgiving. There isContinue reading “Food for Thought: Thanksgiving Edition…”

Happy 50th to me (Proper)…

Ok, on April 7th I was feeling like shit. Big time !, it’s bad enough with social distancing in place I couldn’t actually celebrate my birthday in style. A milestone birthday, 50 fucking years ! For the last 5 years I considered throwing a big bash like I did for 40, 35 & 30. ButContinue reading “Happy 50th to me (Proper)…”

What does it all mean ?…

had a weirdly interconnected dream last night. was lounging in a shopping cart with my feet through the top and my butt in the carriage reading some kind of a comic book i then had the urge to leap out of the cart and found myself pushing it around the store ending up near aContinue reading “What does it all mean ?…”

52 Week Photography Project (The Feast)…

Week 19: December 22-28 Annual Christmas Brunch at My In-Laws Cranberry/Mandarin Relish Made by my Mother-Law and Home made Cherry Jam made by her friend, French Toast Muffins made by my wife. Egg/5 Year aged Welsh Cheddar/Sun dried Tomato/Mushroom/Pork Roll Casserole made by yours truly. Assorted Cookies, Poppy Seed Roll & Mandarins provided by myContinue reading “52 Week Photography Project (The Feast)…”

Commitment…

The Photo on the Left: Me having gained a bit of weight back dealing with my Dad in Hospital for a month, but trying to be positive and empowering in regards to my weight loss journey. The Photo on the Right: Me having lost 6 lbs after my wife decided to start WW again andContinue reading “Commitment…”

A Different Eve…

T’was the night before Christmas Four months you’ve been gone Still can’t feel the magic Feeling forlorn I know we had drama That ran through the house For decades i was meek like a weak mouse I miss you too but its been 17 Miss your laugh and your voice and hugs and kisses galoreContinue reading “A Different Eve…”

Rung…

~After Clarence’s note to George in It’s a wonderful life I ought to make more of an effort to Remember That the good far outweigh the bad, No Negativity should be pushed to the forefront but, Man It’s truly hard at times to soak up what is Supposed to be a magical time but onlyContinue reading “Rung…”

52 Week Photography Project (Family)…

Week 18: December 15-21 Taken on December 15th During the semi-annual Cousin’s Christmas at my Mom’s cousin Deb’s house in Glen Rock NJ (From age 16 to 70 something, quite a bunch we are)  

Hitched (I Write Her Weekly Haiku/Senryu Challenge #46)…

Image courtesy of Mari Malcolm HITCHED (Drunk Wedding Toast) A toast to the thumbs May your garden grow and grow Did he plant the seed ?   Somehow I managed to miss the return of this challenge 😦 but it’s that time again for another weekly haiku photo interpretation challenge by fellow blogger “I write Her”.Continue reading “Hitched (I Write Her Weekly Haiku/Senryu Challenge #46)…”